Non Executive Board member

Location
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh
Salary
Expenses Paid/Voluntary
Posted
14 Jun 2018
Closes
03 Jul 2018
Seniority
Board member
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

ARK’s mission  is to provide the best regarded care, housing and support services in Scotland for families, children and adults of all ages who require support to have a good life. We will build life long and life enhancing relationships and promote the right of people to have a life free from poverty and discrimination.

Established in 1977 ARK Housing Association Ltd provides around 450 tenancies and supports over 400 people in 12 Local Authority areas in Scotland our services are spread over the East of Scotland from Buckie in the North to Hawick in the south we also have services in The Western Isles.

Although a housing association the majority of ARK’s activity relates to the provision of care and support for people with long term and enduring conditions such as learning disability, mental health issues, dementia and autism. Our aim is to ensure that those who use our services receive the very best support from ARK  to enable them to live a good life.

ARK  is one of the 10 largest associations in Scotland, and one of the five largest in terms of number of employees. We are a not for profit organisation and any surplus we make is reinvested into our properties and improving the services that we provide. For further information see ARK’s website: https://www.arkha.org.uk/.

Our 41 year history, expertise and track record in innovation make us a trusted provider for those wishing to live independent and active good lives.

We currently have three vacancies for Non Executive Board members who have skills in Financial Management, Housing and Strategic experience. There is no requirment to have experience of the not for profit or public sector.

In order to apply applicants should submit a CV and covering letter to Jane Gray, Chief Executive at ARK Housing: Jane.Gray@arkha.org.uk. The closing date for applications  is 3rd July 2018 with interviews taking place early August.

For further information or to apply, please click on the "Apply" button at the end of the page. 

Working towards equal opportunities and a diverse workforce.

Scottish Charity No. SCO15694